WFCA Economic Update
May 10, 2022
Western Fire Chiefs Association Economic Update
Presented by Anirban Basu
Dr. Basu has been called an economist with a personality, or alternatively, one with a sense of humor. He has twice been recognized as one of Maryland’s 50 most influential people. He has also been named one of the Baltimore region’s 20 most powerful business leaders. He teaches global strategy at Johns Hopkins University and serves the Chief Economist function for a number of organizations around the country. Dr. Basu will provide an outlook on the United States centric and international economic trajectory. No matter how much we know about the economy, we can personally and institutionally benefit from the insights provided by objective economists. Dr. Basu has proved himself invaluable to our membership.